Past Speaker & Panelists

5th Edition Speakers And Panelists


Deborah Thompson

Programme Director Urgent Care Delivery Networks
NHS Elect (UK)

Dr. Ahmad Al Khayer

General Manager
NMC Provita International Medical Center

Adel Alshabaan

Managing Director
Healthlinks, Powered by PressGaney

Alexander Jankuloski

Kuwait Hospital

Andrea Zorzi

Former Olympic Medallist & Volleyball Champion

Aysha Al Mehri

Group Chief Nursing Officer
Burjeel Holdings

Danny Hage

Senior Advisor – Customer Experience
Council for Health Insurance (Saudi Arabia)

Dhia Hussain

Patient Speaker

Dr Dirk de Korne

Director of Care & Welfare
SVRZ (Netherlands)

Dr Raza Siddiqui

Visionary, Healthcare Stalwart and Business Leader (UAE)

Dr. Abeer AlSubait

Deputy Executive Director of Corporate Quality and…
Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs (Saudi…

Dr. Ali Hojjati

Lead Advisor, Healthcare Improvement Consultant
Accreditation Canada

Dr. Hani Alhamdan

Deputy Executive Director, Operations Allied Health
Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs, Chair,…

Dr. Héctor Upegui

Worldwide Market Development Executive & Chief Health…

Prof. Humaid Al Shamsi

Director-Oncology Services
Burjeel Holdings

Dr. Saeed Yami

Chief Quality & Patient Safety Officer, Quality…
Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare (JHAH)

Dr. Majeda A. Al-Ruzzieh

Chief Nursing Officer, Chairperson Patient-Centered Care Committee
King Hussein Cancer Center (Jordan)

Dr. Michael Uglow

Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon | Director
Paley Middle East Clinic at Burjeel Medical…

Dr. Neil Arun Nijhawan

Consultant in Palliative Medicine Department of Palliative…
Burjeel Medical City

Dr. Osama El-Hassan

Head of e-Health Section at Health Data…
Dubai Healthcare Authority

Dr. Rola Hammoud

American College of Healthcare Executives, MENA Chapter…

Dr. Alan Russell Stewart

Chief Medical Officer
NMC Healthcare

Dr. Wesal Freih

Patient Experience Manager
Mediclinic Middle East

Eman Ali Al Shorafa

Senior Healthcare | Founder & CEO
Wevin Investments & Consultancy

Eman Alturaiki

Service Excellence Director
Council of Health Insurance (Saudi Arabia)

Eyad Al-Musa

Senior Partner, Digital Health
PwC (UK)

Farah Imad Al Alami

Chief Communications & Marketing Officer
Abu Dhabi Stem Cells Center (UAE)

Gary O’Leary

Market Development Leader for CHSO (Co-ordinated Health…

Guy Parsonage

Partner & Chief Experience Officer

Kelly Sue Vorseth

Senior Patient Experience Director
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City, UAE

Majd Abu Zant

Founder & CEO
OvaSave & Global Fertility Network

Melissa Louis

Vice President, International
Press Ganey Forsta (USA)

Mohamad El-Hage

Group Chief Executive Officer
Cambridge Medical and Rehabilitation Center (UAE)

Mohammad Yousef Najajreh

Director of Quality, Safety, Risk, and Accreditation,…
Cambridge Medical & Rehabilitation Center (UAE)

Mr. Mustafa Yacoub

Director of Patient Experience Department and Case…
NMC ProVita

Muna Al Harbi

Patient Speaker
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (UAE)

Piergiorgio Neri

Medical Director of Patient Experience
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Prof Simon Conroy

Geriatric Medicine in the MRC Lifelong Health…

Omar Al Naqbi

Acting Executive Director
Danat Al Emarat Hospital (UAE)

Reenita Das

Healthcare and Life Sciences Partner and Senior…
Frost & Sullivan

Samah Ismail

VP of Operations and Technology Digital Health
Malaffi (UAE)

Souheil Atallah

HealthPlus Network of Specialty Centers and Moorfields…

Stacey T. Jones

Chief Operating Officer
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (UAE)

Yinka Adekeye

Senior Director of Patient Access Services
Mubadala Health

4th Edition Speakers And Panelists


Dr. Howard Podolsky

Group CEO
Cambridge Medical & Rehabilitation Center (CMRC)

Piergiorgio Neri

Medical Director of Patient Experience
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Reenita Das

Healthcare and Life Sciences Partner and Senior…
Frost & Sullivan

Dr. Jorge Guzman

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Dr. Judith Welsh

Associate Chief Patient Experience Officer
Cleveland Clinic (Ohio, USA)

Dr. Kathleen Neuendorf

Vice Chair & Fellowship Director - Department…
Cleveland Clinic Health System & a Palliative…

John Tote III

Executive Director, Critical Care & Emergency Services…
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Saqib Chaudhry

CDO - Head of Digital Innovation
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Dr. Mohaymen Abdelghany

Chief Executive Officer
Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women &…

Dr. Pascale Anglade

Medical Director, Office of Professional Staff Affairs
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Asma Aal Ali


Dr. Rasheed Al Hammadi

Acting Division Manager Medical Research & Development,…
Department of Health, Abu Dhabi

Simon P. Casson

President - Hotel Operations Europe, Middle East…
Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts

Zeina Kassem

Nursing Director of the Medical, Surgical, Digestive…
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Carolyn Palsky

Director of Nursing & Patient Experience
GluCare Integrated Diabetes Center (UAE)

Dr. Mary Quinn Griffin

Assistant Provost for Outcome Assessment & Accreditation
Case Western Reserve University

Aysha Alawadhi

HR & Organizational Effectiveness Specialist

Dr. Jamil Itani

Group Chief Medical Officer, Cambridge Medical &…

Christina Ioannidis

Aquitude Group – The Engagement Agency

Robert Denson

SVP - Technology & Operations

Dr. Mouhamad Ghyath Jamil

Consultant Pulmonary - Critical Care & Sleep…
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre;…

Aysha Al Mehri

Group Chief Nursing Officer, Corporate Nursing Division…
Former President - Emirates Nursing Association

Dr. Marie Kim James

Acting Chief Nursing Officer
SEHA Kidney Centre

Nasseer Masoodi

Vice-Chair/Senior Consultant-Ambulatory General Internal Medicine; Vice-Chair (Acting)…
Chair - Informatics Optimization Committee & Medical…

Dr. Rene Toua

Chief Clinical Officer
Mediclinic International

Adam Chee

Chief – Smart Health Leadership Centre
Institute of Systems Science – National University…

Dr. Rosanne Raso

Vice President & Chief Nursing Officer

Mohamad Fakih

Chief Nursing Officer
Fakih University Hospital

Brian Wayling

Executive Director, TeleHealth Services
Intermountain Healthcare

Dr. Bill Beninati

Senior Medical Director- TeleHealth Services, Patient Placement…
Intermountain Healthcare

Dr. Monalisa Watfa

Corporate Patient Services Director

Dr. Kelly Huffman

Staff Psychologist, Neurological Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Brandon Rowberry

CEO - Digital Healthcare
Aster DM Healthcare

Anjali Kataria

Mytonomy Inc.

Clare Moloney

Director, Behavioral Science, Medical & Patient Communications

Ravi Akella

Practice Head, Information & Digital / Technology

Joy Khoury

Country Head Communications & Patient Engagement

Duaa Alashqar

Medical Scientific Liaison
Roche Diabetes Care

Lea Bassil

Product Manager
Roche Diabetes Care

Rony Gergy

Commercial Director for Saudi & Middle East…
GE Healthcare Digital

Debbie Sears Barnard

Joint Commission International

Wendy Deibert

Senior Vice President of Clinical Solutions

Bob Zimmermann

Vice President International Business Development

Wayne Miller

Director, EMEA Healthcare Practise
Zebra Technologies Corporation

Leonardo Borgini

Senior Product Manager EMEA
Zebra Technologies Corporation

Jean-Paul Scheuer

MCO Lead and General Manager for Sanofi…
Sanofi Greater Gulf

Niven Al-Khoury

General Manager for General Medicines in KSA…